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Small but mighty, a Washington florist battles back in the pandemic

33 minutes ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - The bloom is back at Lee's Flower and Card Shop in Washington's historic U Street neighborhood, with an added touch: Blue, green, yellow and white origami cranes...
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Ron Rivera has confidence in Brandon Scherff, Morgan Moses but questions on left side of O-line

35 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Few quarterbacks succeed without a good offensive line and the situation in Washington would best be described as unsettled. Ron Rivera likes his veterans on the right side but...
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147-mph gust recorded atop Mount Washington during Isaias

147-mph gust recorded atop Mount Washington during Isaias

41 minutes ago   |   WCVB

According to the National Weather Service, it's the highest wind gust ever recorded at the summit in the month of August.
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‘A global pandemic was not on the radar': Gretchen Whitmer on governing during coronavirus

‘A global pandemic was not on the radar': Gretchen Whitmer on governing during coronavirus

45 minutes ago   |   Politico

With little direction from Washington, the nation's governors have pulled together a patchwork of mitigation efforts to fight Covid-19. They limited gatherings, ordered masks...
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Markey, Kennedy tread water as Democratic primary nears

49 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

U.S. Sen. Eddie Markey of Maryland and Malden ought to take a page out of the late Boston politician Patrick J. “Sonny” McDonough's playbook. Seeking re-election a generation...
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Biden campaign announces $280 million ad buy through fall

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - Joe Biden's Democratic presidential campaign is reserving $280 million in digital and television ads through the fall, nearly twice the amount President Donald...
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Beijing complains to US about health chief Azar's visit to Taiwan, highest official since 1979

Beijing complains to US about health chief Azar's visit to Taiwan, highest official since 1979

1 hour ago   |   RT   |   3 articles

China has lodged stern representations with the United States over the upcoming visit of US Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar to Taiwan, the Foreign Ministry in...
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Philadelphia Flyers and Washington Capitals face off in seeding round

2 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Washington Capitals (41-20-8, first in the Metropolitan Division during the regular season) vs. Philadelphia Flyers (41-21-7, second in the Metropolitan Division during the...
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Scherzer expected to start for Washington against New York

2 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals
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The Case Against Ann Wagner

4 hours ago   |   DCCC

“Throughout her decades in politics, Congresswoman Ann Wagner has made clear she would rather look out for her campaign donors and special interest friends than the St...
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Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Until recently, the medical experts on the White House coronavirus task force have walked a tightrope. But as deaths and infections surge, a divide has been growing between the... Read more ...

Navy finds human remains on sunken Marine tank off Southern California

Navy finds human remains on sunken Marine tank off Southern California

The Navy on Tuesday located an amphibious tank that sank off the Southern California coast last week and is preparing to recover the human remains of troops believed to have... Read more ...

President Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation, parks

President Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation, parks

Supporters say the act is the most significant conservation legislation enacted in nearly half a century. Opponents countered that the money isn't enough to cover the estimated... Read more ...

'Save Space Camp' drive pulls in more than $1 million in days after pandemic...

'Save Space Camp' drive pulls in more than $1 million in days after pandemic losses threaten closure

A fundraising drive launched to help the U.S. Space and Rocket Center and Space Camp through the coronavirus pandemic has pulled in more than $1.1 million in just a few days. Read more ...

Progressive Activist Cori Bush Projected To Oust Longtime Missouri Rep. Lacy...

Progressive Activist Cori Bush Projected To Oust Longtime Missouri Rep. Lacy Clay

Rep. William Lacy Clay has represented the state's 1st Congressional District, around St. Louis, since 2001. Read more ...

Explosion in Beirut: Photos From a City Still Reeling From the Blast

Explosion in Beirut: Photos From a City Still Reeling From the Blast

A massive explosion rocked the capital city of Lebanon on Tuesday, causing widespread destruction and loss of life. So far, at least 60 people were killed in the blast and over... Read more ...

Beijing complains to US about health chief Azar's visit to Taiwan, highest...

Beijing complains to US about health chief Azar's visit to Taiwan, highest official since 1979

China has lodged stern representations with the United States over the upcoming visit of US Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar to Taiwan, the Foreign Ministry in... Read more ...

Massive explosion shakes Lebanon's capital Beirut

Massive explosion shakes Lebanon's capital Beirut

Local news reported multiple people were wounded in the incident. Read more ...

Abreu, White Sox edge Brewers 3-2 for 6th straight victory

Abreu, White Sox edge Brewers 3-2 for 6th straight victory

MILWAUKEE - These don't appear to be the same old Chicago White Sox that have stumbled through seven consecutive losing seasons. Read more ...

Death toll from Beirut blast rises to 100, more victims remain under rubble...

Death toll from Beirut blast rises to 100, more victims remain under rubble - Lebanese Red Cross chief

The death toll from the powerful explosions in Lebanon's capital Beirut has grown to 100 and could increase even more, the head of the Lebanese Red Cross has warned. Lebanese... Read more ...